UPS Capital scoops up another shipper
In the wake of the Parcel Pro acquisition, UPS Capital has purchased the Insured Parcel Service business of G4S International Logistics, an arm of security company G4S.
128-year-old department store will be no more
Macy’s announced Monday that it has sold its downtown Pittsburgh location, which has been a department store since 1887, to a developer that plans to turn it into apartments and a hotel.
Jewelry Exchange, Synchrony extend deal
The Jewelry Exchange will continue to offer private-label credit card financing to customers following a multi-year extension of its agreement with Synchrony Financial.
Omnichannel is the ‘new reality’ for retailers
Stores magazine’s annual list of the U.S.’s largest retailers shows that the chains that are faring best are those that have learned to connect with customers both online and off.
Clifford Isroff dies at the age of 79
Clifford Isroff, who served as the president of Sterling Jewelers in the late ‘80s after the company purchased his family’s business, Westhall, died June 30.
Comps soar even as losses rise for Birks
Birks Group reported that U.S. same-store sales were up 19 percent in its fiscal year ended March 28, due to an increase in average transaction price and the success of the company’s watch strategy.